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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Data Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Management over the 6 months to 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Management
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 149 148 237
Rank change year-on-year -1 +89 +3
Permanent jobs citing Data Management 4,559 2,814 944
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.67% 2.47% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 2.62% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,935 1,563 720
10th Percentile £37,945 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £57,572
Median % change year-on-year - +8.56% +0.12%
75th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £82,125
90th Percentile £100,000 £102,500 £98,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,407 £50,550 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.59% +1.10% -

Data Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 163,611 107,228 60,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 95.79% 94.06% 93.05%
Number of salaries quoted 84,033 72,697 49,132
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Data Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in the UK

Data Management
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Management.

Salary trend for Data Management in the UK

Data Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Management over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Data Management in the UK

Data Management
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Management within the UK over the 6 months to 8 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
England +7 3,649 £65,000 +4.00% 272
London -29 1,916 £70,000 - 149
UK excluding London +42 1,828 £56,407 +11.59% 132
Work from Home -20 1,738 £63,000 +5.00% 95
South East +61 655 £60,000 +19.00% 31
North of England +16 401 £56,407 +4.94% 39
Midlands +43 270 £60,000 +26.32% 24
West Midlands +46 226 £60,000 +23.08% 18
North West +9 213 £56,407 +1.63% 26
East of England -43 196 £55,000 -4.35% 15
Scotland +30 170 £38,635 -29.75% 10
Yorkshire +24 160 £52,000 -2.80% 10
South West -6 112 £50,000 +10.92% 11
East Midlands -13 45 £42,500 +3.03% 6
Wales +6 38 £40,532 -14.67% 3
North East -13 28 £80,000 +77.78% 3
Northern Ireland -17 5 £38,782 -48.29%
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, IT jobs citing Data Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Data Management.

1 1,565 (34.33%) Analytics
2 1,562 (34.26%) Social Skills
3 1,482 (32.51%) SQL
4 1,454 (31.89%) Agile
5 1,434 (31.45%) Finance
6 1,313 (28.80%) Degree
7 1,148 (25.18%) Python
8 1,113 (24.41%) Analytical Skills
9 994 (21.80%) Business Intelligence
10 977 (21.43%) Data Modelling
11 975 (21.39%) Azure
12 861 (18.89%) Data Quality
13 848 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
14 838 (18.38%) AWS
15 813 (17.83%) Data Science
16 775 (17.00%) Data Warehouse
17 768 (16.85%) Data Governance
18 754 (16.54%) Project Management
19 686 (15.05%) Power Platform
20 665 (14.59%) Microsoft
21 652 (14.30%) ETL
22 638 (13.99%) Power BI
23 604 (13.25%) Data Analysis
24 571 (12.52%) Data Architecture
25 566 (12.42%) Big Data
26 546 (11.98%) Management Information System
27 541 (11.87%) Visualisation
28 538 (11.80%) GCP
29 536 (11.76%) Data Strategy
30 520 (11.41%) Data Analytics

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 506 (11.10%) SAS
2 332 (7.28%) Apache Spark
3 116 (2.54%) SharePoint
4 102 (2.24%) Apache
4 102 (2.24%) Confluence
5 78 (1.71%) Apache Airflow
6 58 (1.27%) CMS
7 48 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
8 39 (0.86%) ArcGIS
9 33 (0.72%) OpenStack
10 27 (0.59%) Luigi
11 19 (0.42%) Apache Pig
12 18 (0.39%) IIS
13 8 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (0.18%) Oracle Spatial
14 7 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
14 7 (0.15%) Jupyter
14 7 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 4 (0.088%) Skype for Business
15 4 (0.088%) Totara
Applications
1 483 (10.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 192 (4.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 176 (3.86%) Microsoft Office
4 50 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
5 41 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 24 (0.53%) AutoCAD
7 19 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
8 17 (0.37%) Photoshop
9 16 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 10 (0.22%) SPSS
11 7 (0.15%) Sketch
11 7 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
12 5 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
12 5 (0.11%) Campfire
13 4 (0.088%) Adobe Captivate
13 4 (0.088%) InVision
14 2 (0.044%) CATIA
14 2 (0.044%) Chatbot
14 2 (0.044%) MicroStation
14 2 (0.044%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 66 (1.45%) Oracle Clinical
2 36 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.39%) Workday HCM
4 14 (0.31%) Shopify
5 13 (0.29%) SAP S/4HANA
6 12 (0.26%) SAP MDM
7 11 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
8 10 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
10 8 (0.18%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 8 (0.18%) SAP MDG
11 7 (0.15%) NetSuite
12 6 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
13 5 (0.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
14 4 (0.088%) Adobe Campaign
14 4 (0.088%) BambooHR
14 4 (0.088%) Eagle STAR
14 4 (0.088%) Eikon
14 4 (0.088%) Maximo
14 4 (0.088%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 975 (21.39%) Azure
2 838 (18.38%) AWS
3 686 (15.05%) Power Platform
4 538 (11.80%) GCP
5 224 (4.91%) Snowflake
6 201 (4.41%) SaaS
7 139 (3.05%) Azure Data Factory
8 124 (2.72%) Azure DevOps
8 124 (2.72%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 117 (2.57%) Serverless
10 115 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
11 114 (2.50%) Microsoft 365
12 112 (2.46%) Collibra
13 111 (2.43%) PaaS
14 87 (1.91%) Amazon S3
15 66 (1.45%) GitHub
16 65 (1.43%) Fivetran
16 65 (1.43%) PowerApps
17 62 (1.36%) dbt
18 55 (1.21%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 37 (0.81%) Broadband
2 34 (0.75%) Unified Communications
3 31 (0.68%) Firewall
4 30 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
5 29 (0.64%) LAN
6 28 (0.61%) WAN
7 27 (0.59%) Internet
8 22 (0.48%) 5G
9 21 (0.46%) Network Security
10 16 (0.35%) Wireless
11 15 (0.33%) Modbus
12 13 (0.29%) SAN
13 12 (0.26%) DNS
14 11 (0.24%) VPN
15 8 (0.18%) Intranet
15 8 (0.18%) WebEx
16 7 (0.15%) NAS
16 7 (0.15%) Skype
17 6 (0.13%) iSCSI
17 6 (0.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 775 (17.00%) Data Warehouse
2 638 (13.99%) Power BI
3 566 (12.42%) Big Data
4 501 (10.99%) SQL Server
5 413 (9.06%) Data Lake
6 365 (8.01%) Relational Database
7 305 (6.69%) NoSQL
8 304 (6.67%) Tableau
9 275 (6.03%) Metadata
10 255 (5.59%) Hadoop
11 219 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 174 (3.82%) RDBMS
13 154 (3.38%) BigQuery
14 150 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
15 127 (2.79%) MySQL
16 126 (2.76%) Apache Hive
17 125 (2.74%) Amazon Redshift
18 96 (2.11%) MongoDB
19 93 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 85 (1.86%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 234 (5.13%) JIRA
2 146 (3.20%) Git (software)
3 100 (2.19%) Jenkins
4 54 (1.18%) Visual Studio
5 46 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 44 (0.97%) CircleCI
7 29 (0.64%) Selenium
8 28 (0.61%) IntelliJ
9 24 (0.53%) GCC
9 24 (0.53%) Gradle
10 23 (0.50%) Eclipse
11 22 (0.48%) GitLab
11 22 (0.48%) Subversion
12 21 (0.46%) Bitbucket
13 20 (0.44%) IBM UrbanCode
14 17 (0.37%) HP UFT
15 16 (0.35%) Bitbucket Server
16 15 (0.33%) Bazaar
17 14 (0.31%) Cucumber
18 10 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1,562 (34.26%) Social Skills
2 1,434 (31.45%) Finance
3 1,113 (24.41%) Analytical Skills
4 389 (8.53%) Marketing
5 388 (8.51%) Pharmaceutical
6 386 (8.47%) Presentation Skills
7 371 (8.14%) Legal
8 282 (6.19%) Banking
9 266 (5.83%) Retail
10 203 (4.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 172 (3.77%) Influencing Skills
12 170 (3.73%) Advertising
13 167 (3.66%) Games
14 147 (3.22%) Law
15 108 (2.37%) Public Sector
16 97 (2.13%) Manufacturing
17 94 (2.06%) Telecoms
18 93 (2.04%) Organisational Skills
19 72 (1.58%) Publishing
20 65 (1.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 648 (14.21%) Analyst
2 578 (12.68%) Data Manager
3 516 (11.32%) Architect
4 469 (10.29%) Data Engineer
5 359 (7.87%) Programmer
6 320 (7.02%) Data Architect
7 303 (6.65%) Developer
8 279 (6.12%) Data Analyst
9 265 (5.81%) Statistical Programmer
10 219 (4.80%) Consultant
11 187 (4.10%) Senior Manager
12 174 (3.82%) Senior Programmer
13 148 (3.25%) Senior Analyst
14 128 (2.81%) Senior Statistical Programmer
15 118 (2.59%) Software Engineer
16 113 (2.48%) Senior Data Engineer
17 110 (2.41%) Data Consultant
18 99 (2.17%) Business Analyst
19 85 (1.86%) Solutions Architect
20 78 (1.71%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (3.33%) .NET
2 136 (2.98%) XML
3 134 (2.94%) Kafka
4 125 (2.74%) HTML
5 101 (2.22%) REST
6 100 (2.19%) JSON
7 84 (1.84%) React
8 66 (1.45%) Web Services
9 60 (1.32%) Node.js
10 59 (1.29%) CSS
11 47 (1.03%) GraphQL
11 47 (1.03%) PySpark
12 45 (0.99%) ASP.NET
13 43 (0.94%) Apache Beam
14 41 (0.90%) AngularJS
15 38 (0.83%) HTML5
16 34 (0.75%) OLE
17 33 (0.72%) Spring
18 31 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
19 30 (0.66%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 546 (11.98%) Management Information System
2 236 (5.18%) Life Science
3 193 (4.23%) Data Structures
4 184 (4.04%) Virtual Team
5 150 (3.29%) Biotechnology
6 126 (2.76%) Algorithms
7 118 (2.59%) User Experience
8 101 (2.22%) Reference Data
9 88 (1.93%) Cloud Native
10 80 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
11 78 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
12 62 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
13 52 (1.14%) IoT
14 44 (0.97%) Legacy Systems
15 42 (0.92%) NHS
16 41 (0.90%) Social Media
17 40 (0.88%) Credit Risk
18 38 (0.83%) Marketing Technology
19 36 (0.79%) Data Centre
19 36 (0.79%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 173 (3.79%) Windows
2 99 (2.17%) Linux
3 67 (1.47%) Unix
4 30 (0.66%) Android
5 27 (0.59%) Windows Server
6 15 (0.33%) FreeRTOS
7 12 (0.26%) Apple iOS
7 12 (0.26%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.15%) Windows Server 2019
9 6 (0.13%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (0.088%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.066%) CentOS
11 3 (0.066%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.022%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,565 (34.33%) Analytics
2 1,454 (31.89%) Agile
3 994 (21.80%) Business Intelligence
4 977 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 848 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
6 813 (17.83%) Data Science
7 768 (16.85%) Data Governance
8 754 (16.54%) Project Management
9 652 (14.30%) ETL
10 604 (13.25%) Data Analysis
11 571 (12.52%) Data Architecture
12 541 (11.87%) Visualisation
13 536 (11.76%) Data Strategy
14 520 (11.41%) Data Analytics
15 507 (11.12%) Stakeholder Management
16 498 (10.92%) Data Engineering
17 497 (10.90%) Mentoring
18 432 (9.48%) Computer Science
19 424 (9.30%) Decision-Making
20 415 (9.10%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1,482 (32.51%) SQL
2 1,148 (25.18%) Python
3 327 (7.17%) R
4 288 (6.32%) Java
5 214 (4.69%) C#
6 169 (3.71%) JavaScript
7 163 (3.58%) C
8 159 (3.49%) T-SQL
9 106 (2.33%) PowerShell
10 85 (1.86%) C++
11 83 (1.82%) TypeScript
12 64 (1.40%) VBA
13 61 (1.34%) Scala
14 60 (1.32%) VB
15 53 (1.16%) SAS Macro
16 47 (1.03%) Bash
17 37 (0.81%) PHP
18 28 (0.61%) PL/SQL
19 27 (0.59%) Go
20 21 (0.46%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1,313 (28.80%) Degree
2 137 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 124 (2.72%) Master's Degree
4 86 (1.89%) Security Cleared
5 85 (1.86%) PhD
6 60 (1.32%) TOGAF Certification
7 44 (0.97%) SC Cleared
8 39 (0.86%) PMI Certification
9 37 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
10 29 (0.64%) ISEB
11 22 (0.48%) PMP
12 21 (0.46%) CISM
13 19 (0.42%) CISSP
14 16 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (0.33%) ISTQB
15 15 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 13 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
17 12 (0.26%) CRISC
18 11 (0.24%) DBS Check
19 10 (0.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 861 (18.89%) Data Quality
2 345 (7.57%) Good Clinical Practice
3 270 (5.92%) QA
4 225 (4.94%) GDPR
5 218 (4.78%) CDISC
6 199 (4.36%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 65 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 33 (0.72%) IFRS
9 32 (0.70%) PMO
10 30 (0.66%) IFRS 9
11 28 (0.61%) Actionable Recommendations
12 24 (0.53%) Accessibility
12 24 (0.53%) MiFID
13 20 (0.44%) GMP
13 20 (0.44%) GxP
14 18 (0.39%) NIST
15 16 (0.35%) SLA
16 15 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 14 (0.31%) EMIR
18 11 (0.24%) GRC
System Software
1 139 (3.05%) Docker
2 85 (1.86%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.33%) Firmware
3 15 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (0.20%) vSphere
6 5 (0.11%) HDFS
7 4 (0.088%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.088%) NFS
8 3 (0.066%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 2 (0.044%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.022%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 143 (3.14%) Kubernetes
2 83 (1.82%) Terraform
3 22 (0.48%) Ansible
4 17 (0.37%) Argo
5 15 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.24%) Grafana
7 9 (0.20%) Opsview
7 9 (0.20%) SCCM
8 7 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (0.13%) Istio
9 6 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
9 6 (0.13%) WSUS
10 5 (0.11%) Jamf Pro
10 5 (0.11%) Oozie
11 4 (0.088%) Bugsnag
11 4 (0.088%) Puppet
12 3 (0.066%) AirWatch
12 3 (0.066%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.066%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.044%) MIIS
Vendors
1 665 (14.59%) Microsoft
2 452 (9.91%) Oracle
3 401 (8.80%) Google
4 211 (4.63%) SAP
5 204 (4.47%) Databricks
6 168 (3.69%) Salesforce.com
7 166 (3.64%) Informatica
8 104 (2.28%) Alteryx
9 101 (2.22%) IBM
10 72 (1.58%) Teradata
11 70 (1.54%) Adobe
12 65 (1.43%) Workday
13 57 (1.25%) Talend
14 50 (1.10%) Splunk
15 47 (1.03%) Cloudera
16 40 (0.88%) YouTube
17 37 (0.81%) ESRI
18 32 (0.70%) ServiceNow
19 31 (0.68%) MuleSoft
20 30 (0.66%) Palantir